>> maybe i should run for office. >> yeah. >> the point is, he was very upset today, as upset as i've ever seen him. not just him on the republican side. democrats have seemed very upset about this. as much as people want to put aside emotions and work on this there is a lot of emotion at work there, isn't there? >> oh, yeah. tom, when people look back after they've been in the congress, 20, 30, 40 years, there are usually one or two votes that stand out in their minds, a vote on war, for example. this is going to be one of those votes. this is going to be a time where everybody is going to know exactly what happened, how it unfolded, the tragedies, heart breaks, frustrations, maybe a moment of triumph hopefully by monday night. can i say one other thing? tom, you've been generous enough to give me the floor. even as we keep our eye on this debt ceiling fight which is so important, we ought to keep another eye on the economy, because the growth numbers that came in today on the economy were so terrible.